12 Christmas Cookie Recipes With Honey

Get in the spirit of giving by sharing delicious treats! Whether you’re baking gingerbread cookies for friends or decorating sugar cookies for Santa, adding honey can be a simple way to give your recipe the perfect amount of sweetness!

We’ve compiled 12 of our favorite Christmas cookie recipes with honey for you to try this holiday season, starting with our Reindeer Honey Sugar Cookies (pictured below).

These Honey-Spice Gingerbread Cookies from Martha Stewart taste as good as they look!

This recipe for Vanilla Honey Sugar Cookies from Yammie’s Noshery has the classic sugar cookie taste you love!

Caramel + Pretzels = Irresistible. If you love sweet-and-salty combinations, you’ve got to try these Salted Caramel Pretzel Cookies from Redefined Mom.

Healthy eaters with a sweet tooth will enjoy The Gracious Pantry’s Clean Eating Cut Out Cookies!

These Christmas Cheer Cookies from Intoxicated on Life are festive, seasonal and a light treat.

Try Weed ‘Em and Reep’s recipe for Soft Gingerbread Cookies for another lighter option.

Struffoli is a classic Christmas cookie and this recipe from Dulcis in Furno is sure to be a hit.

JavaCupcake has a tasty recipe for Lebkuchen – a German cookie made with almonds, spices, candied orange peel and honey that is popular during the Christmas season.

Coffee and Vanilla has a similar recipe for Pierniczki, which is a traditional Polish cookie made with honey and spices.

Kringla is a Norwegian cookie and Just Cooking has a recipe for Sweet Honey Kringla Cookies for you to try.

Finally, it wouldn’t be Christmas without some fruitcake! This recipe for Fruitcake Cookies via KitchMe and Ina Garten of Food Network is perfect for the holidays.

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